Period
to 6 July 2020

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £53,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 538 623 643
Rank change year-on-year +85 +20 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 308 571 675
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.40% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 294 540 591
Median annual salary £53,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.58% -5.00% +10.45%
10th Percentile £36,400 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £72,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 75,168 141,260 171,966
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.09% 95.89% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 60,519 112,778 139,740
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,410
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 6 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +106 278 £55,000 +10.00% 23
UK excluding London +82 197 £50,000 +11.11% 20
London +131 105 £80,000 +23.08% 6
North of England +116 72 £50,000 +16.28% 5
North West +109 50 £50,000 - 3
South East +71 46 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Midlands +93 28 £47,500 +8.57% 3
West Midlands +85 24 £48,750 +11.43% 2
Scotland +46 23 £50,000 - 3
Yorkshire +92 22 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Work from Home +34 19 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East of England +85 15 £42,500 -2.86% 4
South West +87 12 £40,000 -5.36%
East Midlands +64 4 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Northern Ireland +24 1 - -

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 308 (100.00%) .NET
2 294 (95.45%) Software Engineering
3 285 (92.53%) C#
4 219 (71.10%) Agile Software Development
5 165 (53.57%) JavaScript
6 162 (52.60%) .NET Core
7 159 (51.62%) ASP.NET
8 134 (43.51%) Azure
9 117 (37.99%) SQL
10 112 (36.36%) SQL Server
11 109 (35.39%) Finance
12 103 (33.44%) AWS
13 102 (33.12%) Microservices
14 100 (32.47%) AngularJS
15 99 (32.14%) React
16 80 (25.97%) TDD
17 78 (25.32%) MVC
17 78 (25.32%) Web Services
18 68 (22.08%) .NET Framework
19 67 (21.75%) Microsoft
20 66 (21.43%) CSS
21 65 (21.10%) HTML
22 62 (20.13%) DevOps
23 57 (18.51%) Scrum
24 55 (17.86%) Fintech
25 54 (17.53%) Unit Testing
26 53 (17.21%) ASP.NET Web API
27 48 (15.58%) Front Office
28 47 (15.26%) OO
29 46 (14.94%) Test Automation

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.97%) CMS
2 2 (0.65%) Confluence
2 2 (0.65%) IIS
3 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 134 (43.51%) Azure
2 103 (33.44%) AWS
3 19 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (5.19%) GCP
5 15 (4.87%) SaaS
6 7 (2.27%) GitHub
7 5 (1.62%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (1.30%) Power Platform
9 2 (0.65%) Serverless
10 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.30%) AMQP
1 4 (1.30%) TCP/IP
1 4 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (0.97%) MQTT
3 2 (0.65%) DNS
3 2 (0.65%) H.323
3 2 (0.65%) HTTP
3 2 (0.65%) Modbus
3 2 (0.65%) Profibus
3 2 (0.65%) RS-232
3 2 (0.65%) RS-485
3 2 (0.65%) Skype
3 2 (0.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.74%) MySQL
3 23 (7.47%) MongoDB
4 22 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 15 (4.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 14 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (4.55%) Redis
7 9 (2.92%) Cosmos DB
8 7 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.95%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.95%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.30%) Power BI
11 3 (0.97%) SQLite
12 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.65%) InfluxDB
12 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 41 (13.31%) Git (software)
2 26 (8.44%) NUnit
3 21 (6.82%) Visual Studio
4 18 (5.84%) SpecFlow
5 13 (4.22%) TeamCity
6 12 (3.90%) MSTest
7 10 (3.25%) Selenium
8 8 (2.60%) Moq
8 8 (2.60%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (2.27%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.95%) MSBuild
10 6 (1.95%) SoapUI
10 6 (1.95%) Subversion
10 6 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.30%) Gatling
11 4 (1.30%) JIRA
12 2 (0.65%) PhantomJS
12 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.32%) JMeter
General
1 109 (35.39%) Finance
2 48 (15.58%) Front Office
3 13 (4.22%) Electronics
4 12 (3.90%) Manufacturing
4 12 (3.90%) Marketing
5 11 (3.57%) Public Sector
5 11 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.27%) Law
7 6 (1.95%) Banking
8 3 (0.97%) Retail
9 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.32%) Automotive
10 1 (0.32%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (100.00%) .NET
2 162 (52.60%) .NET Core
3 159 (51.62%) ASP.NET
4 100 (32.47%) AngularJS
5 99 (32.14%) React
6 78 (25.32%) Web Services
7 68 (22.08%) .NET Framework
8 66 (21.43%) CSS
9 65 (21.10%) HTML
10 53 (17.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 45 (14.61%) Vue.js
12 44 (14.29%) ASP.NET Core
13 36 (11.69%) RESTful
14 29 (9.42%) jQuery
15 28 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
16 27 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 27 (8.77%) WCF
17 26 (8.44%) HTML5
18 24 (7.79%) XML
19 22 (7.14%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.04%) Hedge funds
2 33 (10.71%) Derivative
2 33 (10.71%) Equities
2 33 (10.71%) Fixed Income
2 33 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 31 (10.06%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.19%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.25%) Cloud Native
6 10 (3.25%) Virtual Team
7 8 (2.60%) User Experience
8 6 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.30%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.97%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.32%) Acoustics
11 1 (0.32%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.32%) Smart Home
11 1 (0.32%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.99%) Windows
2 11 (3.57%) Android
3 10 (3.25%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.62%) Linux
5 1 (0.32%) Unix
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 219 (71.10%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (33.12%) Microservices
4 80 (25.97%) TDD
5 78 (25.32%) MVC
6 62 (20.13%) DevOps
7 57 (18.51%) Scrum
8 55 (17.86%) Fintech
9 54 (17.53%) Unit Testing
10 47 (15.26%) OO
11 46 (14.94%) Test Automation
12 45 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
13 42 (13.64%) BDD
14 35 (11.36%) Asset Management
14 35 (11.36%) Computer Science
15 33 (10.71%) Investment Management
16 32 (10.39%) SDLC
17 28 (9.09%) Migration
17 28 (9.09%) SOLID
18 24 (7.79%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 285 (92.53%) C#
2 165 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 117 (37.99%) SQL
4 37 (12.01%) T-SQL
5 35 (11.36%) Python
6 34 (11.04%) Java
7 20 (6.49%) C++
8 18 (5.84%) TypeScript
9 16 (5.19%) VB.NET
10 14 (4.55%) F#
10 14 (4.55%) MATLAB
10 14 (4.55%) R
11 10 (3.25%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.60%) C
12 8 (2.60%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.27%) Scala
14 5 (1.62%) Ruby
15 4 (1.30%) VB
16 3 (0.97%) VBA
17 2 (0.65%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 37 (12.01%) Degree
2 18 (5.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.30%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.32%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.44%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (7.14%) Docker
2 4 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.97%) vSphere
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (6.49%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.30%) Kibana
3 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.97%) Puppet
3 3 (0.97%) Terraform
4 1 (0.32%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (0.32%) SCCM
4 1 (0.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 67 (21.75%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.52%) Xamarin
3 13 (4.22%) Google
4 10 (3.25%) SAP
5 6 (1.95%) VMware
6 4 (1.30%) Dynatrace
7 3 (0.97%) Apple
8 2 (0.65%) BT
9 1 (0.32%) BMC
9 1 (0.32%) Citrix
9 1 (0.32%) Cognos
9 1 (0.32%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.32%) FIS
9 1 (0.32%) IBM
9 1 (0.32%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle
9 1 (0.32%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.32%) Tanium
9 1 (0.32%) WorldPay